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'''Frederik George Pohl, Jr.''' (; November 26, 1919 – September 2, 2013) was an American science fiction writer, editor and science fiction fandom|fan, with a career spanning more than seventy-five years—from his first published work, the 1937 poem "Elegy to a Dead Satellite: Luna", to the 2011 novel ''All the Lives He Led'' and articles and essays published in 2012. From about 1959 until 1969, Pohl edited ''Galaxy science fiction|Galaxy'' and its sister magazine ''If magazine|If''; the latter won three successive annual Hugo Awards as the year's best professional magazine. His 1977 novel ''Gateway (novel)|Gateway'' won four "year's best novel" awards: the Hugo voted by convention participants, the Locus voted by magazine subscribers, the Nebula voted by American science fiction writers, and the juried academic John W. Campbell Memorial Award. He won...
PseudonymEdson McCann, Jordan Park, Elton V. Andrews, Paul Fleur, Lee Gregor, Warren F. Howard, Scott Mariner, Ernst Mason, James McCreigh, Dirk Wilson, Donald Stacy
Birth nameFrederik George Pohl, Jr.
Birth date{{birth date|1919|11|26}}
Birth placeNew York City, United States
Death date{{death date and age|2013|9|2|1919|11|26}}
Death placePalatine, Illinois, United States
OccupationNovelist, short story author, essayist, publisher, editor, literary agent
GenreScience fiction
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